Two Humanities Events (Not to Miss!)
2015 is already starting to fly by! Before spring is officially over and the hot summer months arrive, be sure to check out two events from grantees this month. Both are free and open to the public and received funding from Arizona Humanities. Read on below for more info about each event and then check out our Events Calendar.
The Literary Southwest Brings Author C.J. Box to Prescott
Join the Literary Southwest and Yavapai College for an evening with New York Times bestselling mystery author C.J. Box on Friday, April 17 at 7:00p.m.
Award-winning novelist C.J. Box is the author of twenty books including fifteen in the hugely popular Western mystery series featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett. This event will be held in the Yavapai College Library’s Susan N. Webb Community Room (Bldg. 19, Room 147) on the Prescott campus. An open conversation, audience Q & A session, and a book signing follow the reading. Free and open to all! This program is made possible in part by a Project Grant from Arizona Humanities.
Read More about The Literary Southwest.
Veterans Heritage Project Reception and Book Launch
Join the Veterans Heritage Project for an event to debut the book Since You Asked XI: A Salute to the Air Force and celebrate the 1000th interview that local Arizona high school students have conducted with veterans.
The program takes place Sunday, April 19th at 3:00p.m. at the Arizona State University West Campus in Glendale. The Keynote Speaker is Dr. Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, the 17th Surgeon General of the United States (2002-2006) Army Special Forces, Combat-Decorated, Vietnam Veteran. Free and open to all! This program is made possible in part by a Project Grant from Arizona Humanities.
Read More about the Veterans Heritage Project.